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Church of St. Theresa, Vilnius
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The somewhat plain exterior of Church of St. Theresa belies the splendor of what's inside. Built by the Discalced Carmelite order in the 17th century, the church is one of the earliest Baroque buildings in Lithuania; its grand construction, using very expensive materials, is atypical for the monastic association. Today's interior was created by a local artist during the second half of the 18th century and links with the famous Gates of Dawn chapel. Inside the building, you can learn more about the church's namesake, St. Theresa, by studying the brightly colored frescoes that illustrate her life. Spend time admiring the high altar; it is considered one of the finest in the nation. Use our Vilnius trip itinerary maker to add Church of St. Theresa and other attractions to your Vilnius vacation plans.
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  • Beautiful time in the Centre of Vilnius. Also worth the inside to admire!
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  • Pocetkom 17 veka su karmelitski kaludjeri podigli na ovom mestu kapelu Sv. Tereze, pored gradskih Vrata od Zore (litvanski: Aušros Vartai. Od uvek je veoma posecena kako od strane katolika tako i od s...  more »
  • In the Centre of the Old Town. First visit the gate of dawn, and descends the ladder takes you directly to the Church. The first time I've seen Jesus with a pink robe! loved!
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